Ledbetter
biographical name Huddie 1888-1949 Leadbelly American blues singer

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  • Ledbetter — or Leadbeater may refer to:urnameLedbetter* Charles William Ledbetter, one of the original Tuskegee Airmen, serving in WWII and Korea * Huddie William Ledbetter, the real name of the blues singer Lead Belly * Marshall Ledbetter, protester * Razor …   Wikipedia

  • Ledbetter — ist der Nachname eines amerikanischen Aktivisten, siehe Marshall Ledbetter der bürgerliche Nachname von Hudson Huddie William Ledbetter, siehe Leadbelly eine Stadt in Texas, siehe Ledbetter (Texas) eine Stadt in Kentucky, siehe Ledbetter… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ledbetter — Ledbetter, KY U.S. Census Designated Place in Kentucky Population (2000): 1700 Housing Units (2000): 712 Land area (2000): 5.272841 sq. miles (13.656594 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.042613 sq. miles (0.110368 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.315454… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ledbetter — [led′bet΄ər] Huddie [hud′ē] 1888 1949; U.S. blues singer: called Leadbelly …   English World dictionary

  • Ledbetter — This interesting surname is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is an occupational surname for a worker in lead. The derivation is from the Olde English pre 7th Century lead , lead, with beatan , to beat, strike. Job descriptive surnames originally… …   Surnames reference

  • Ledbetter — Original name in latin Ledbetter Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 37.04756 latitude 88.47699 altitude 108 Population 1683 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Ledbetter — /led bet euhr/, n. Huddie /hud ee/, ( Leadbelly ), 1885? 1949, U.S. folk singer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Ledbetter — (1885 1949), American folk singer and musician known as Leadbelly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Ledbetter — Led•bet•ter [[t]ˈlɛd bɛt ər[/t]] n. big Huddie (“Leadbelly”), 1885?–1949, U.S. folk singer …   From formal English to slang

  • Ledbetter — noun United States folk singer and composer (1885 1949) • Syn: ↑Huddie Leadbetter, ↑Leadbelly • Instance Hypernyms: ↑singer, ↑vocalist, ↑vocalizer, ↑vocaliser, ↑guitarist, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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